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. we are live in san jose where police say a man stabbed another man in san jose and people told us what happened. there are some pretty significant changes on the five- day. we are live in san francisco and we are at the most dangerous intersection and we will tell you where it is and what measures are being
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taken to make it safe. hockey, just how many sharks' fans you can expect to see this season, it's all ahead on the ktvu channel 2 morning news. . good morning, i am pam cook, thank you for waking up with us. >> is it -- i thought i saw it? >> no. >> it will be there until the end of the week. >> okay, they will not be doing too much but a few high clouds will be spilling over and 50s and 60s on the temperatures, here is sal. on the east shore freeway it does look good although there are more people joining us for this commute from east
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shore to berkeley. also the morning commute is good, let's go back to the desk. a man was stabbed an injured in san jose and it happened while he was just sitting in his car. janine de la vega is on the scene and just spoke to the victim's friend, jeanine? >> reporter: that is right, they were not able to go back to sleep and they said the victim and some friends were here on the corner in front of an apartment complex drinking. you can still see some of the beer bottles left over but you can see all the broken glass from all the violence that broke out. a 20-year-old man who lives in this apartment complex was in his car when another vehicle pulled up. he broke the victim's window and started to stab him. police say he was stabbed twice. we spoke to his friend who said she ran up right after it happened. >> i heard like a car window
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smash and like beer bottles breaking and i like ran down and i like wanted to cry because that is sad. >> reporter: the man was rushed to the hospital where he is suffering from non-life threatening injuries and after speaking to witnesses they believe it is gang related. no arrests have been made so far. just to give you an idea where we are, we are right near the expressway and people said in the last year the violence here has been increasing and they tell us people who live here, this area is known as crime zone and we even went on to facebook when we went to see where the location is, what pops up is crime zone to you want to check the status.
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people are not pleased over what is happening in our neighborhood. janine de la vega san jose ktvu channel 2 morning news . firefighters were able to put it out in just about an hour. everybody was able to make it out safe but it did cause problems for the home. they were ready for the camera in one of theirs most important areas and live with all the details, good morning, tara. >> reporter: there are several immediatians here added and you can see a lot of precautions have been taken here at this intersection but these are steps where the city has tried to curb the problems going on
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here. assembly men fought for years because it is one of the most dangerous intersections in the city. motorists and bicyclist have had nearly a dozen injury accidents in 2010. on the honor request, on the attorney's office they cited safety concerns and passed it to pamela harris. last week pamela harris gave the green light. when can we expect to see this, i am ktvu channel ktvu channel 2 morning news. due back in court, felony charges against tongue, he robbed a bank in out outer
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district in november. court documents showed he filed for bankruptcy four months earlier. and the police chief can help and according to the information, william bradford is being paid an additional 100,000 they are paying the associate and this is set to go before the council. three new members and their goal is to get them before the staffing department and environmental advocate and an affordable housing advocate will review this. and chuck hagel will be new
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secretary of defense. coming up, why some members of his own political party say they will not vote for him. john brennan, right now he is the homeland security adviser. now they considered nominating him four years ago and brennan withdrew his name after being criticized for his connection to interrogation techniques during the george w. bush administration. and board of governors are starting the ratification process to end the four month lock out. the deal has to be ratified by the players but early sunday morning, after a 16 hour marathon and session, an agreement had been reached.
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>> we are anxious to get back to our normal course of business and get back on the ice with action. >> the league said there will be 48 or 50 game season and training camps could start as early as wednesday. for more on the tentative agreement go to our website, and click on the nhl lock out tab. time now, hockey is back, 5:06, are you ready to handle traffic? well, if i could get some more coffee. well people are back so let's take a look at what we have 880 westbound, you may still be able to jump ahead of that crowd especially if you are heading out. when you get to the bay bridge we usually don't see a big crowd and i can be earlier that
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that and you can also get on the road here and get to your job in the west valley with no major problems, let's go to steve. i'm sure it will continue to form and some of that visibility can be a quarter mile or less. i think there are still issues. 34 oakland airport, but not far away. i am shower it is 36 and 35. so it is a drive pattern so it will be mild to warm and as we head towards the end of the week, until then partly sunny skies mostly cloudy, patch chi fog, mid-50s to upper 50s and
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some of that fog could make it tough. fog sun, a little warmer some lower 60s may be more so tomorrow, we'll see increasing clouds tomorrow turning much colder, we could see a few splash and -- showers and the cold will take us right through the weekend. we have new details and how a woman was stabbed. and good morning if you are driving on 880 heading south through the south bay, we will tell you about your morning commute and we will have a look at your forecast.
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. welcome back, time is now 5:11, we are getting new information where a gunman took his family hostage and shot and killed them. the gunman's wife was able to escape by jumping out of a second story window and she called 911. the gunman killed three of his relatives and he was killed after a six hour standoff. it is still not clear why he went on a that shooting rampage. the deadly shooting took
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place just a couple of miles from the deadly shooting. tomorrow marks the second anniversary of tucson, arizona where the gunman killed six people an injured congresswoman gabrielle giffords -- former congresswoman gabrielle giffords. >> this interfaith prayer service was held in tucson arizona. many were there including ron barber. they asked people just to pause for a moment of silence and ring a bell at 10:10 tomorrow morning in rememberance of the tragedy. they are kicking off for the latest in ammunition in california. they have written information to create stricter standards for ammunition sales. it will require them for i.d.
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and they will have to ban kits to convert ammunition clips to high capacity magazines. later today, president barack obama is expected to nominate the next secretary of defense and as campbell reports, he is not fully supported by even his own party. carla? >> reporter: officials say president barack obama will nominate chuck hagel as the next secretary of defense. hagel will be the first not mated for the post an is considered a good addition to the president's cabinet. there is still bits of shrapnel in his chest and headed an investment banking firm. he was elected to the senate and retired in 2009. mitch mcconnel told us what is
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expected. >> to have a full understanding and close relationship with our israeli allies and the importance of having a robust military. >> reporter: but some say hagel does not fit the bill and we will have more ktvu channel 2 morning news. elliot spitzer will not continue with his show now that the show has been sold to al jazeer. he is with al gore, not with al jazeer. he purchased the television show for 500 bucks and the governor is also giving up the show he has been doing on current television. they are letting you share
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pets. they created city dog share and it is a non-profit organization where dog owners can trade walking training and feeding dogs so that somebody can share somebody else's responsibilities. more than 40 people have signed up. a dog that was condemned to death will be saved. a two-year-old dog named charlie has been in custody after he attacked a u.s. park police horse. they offered them a deal to send the dog to a sanctuary if the owner gave up custody but the owner has refused to do it and they are hoping he will do it in an effort to save the dog. there will be a hearing on friday. you may hear extra noise
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especially if you are by the caltrans station. they will be there to grind and a line tracks to avoid any delays for passengers, that work is being done between 8:00 at night and 6:00 am m in the morning. >> people will not be happy about that. >> how are things going with the commute, well? >> i think so, dave. after 6:00, we'll see some more slowed traffic out there. good morning, let's look at what we have with these slow traffic and it is going to be getting back to normal in the next week or so. it has been light getting into san francisco with no trouble reported on the bridge and the livermore commute between
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livermore and caster valley 5080 looks good with no traffic on the pass. let's go to steve. fog is already forming north and east but it doesn't mean anything there are a lot of 30s on a 40s on temperatures and a high cloud depth is working in and temperatures starting 30s and 40s and we will end up with a lot of upper 50s. there are changes brewing and that pressure will drop some cold air for you. some of that is playing into a ban that will move him and today and tomorrow look to be dry and much cooler, wednesday
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starts the colder and some of that patchy fog, there is not much of a breeze and in the lower 60s towards gilroy and san cruz. that system is coming straight down out of the north and there could be -- and the morning lows will be very, very. he is on what is being called a humanitarian missing. it is being led by bill richardson who says it has nothing to do with google and they are likely to lead with education problems. and new losses overnight, there was some profit after sections of the new year.
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right now european markets are mostly over in early training. i am looking at our futures and it does look bike like a little bit of a gain and they are up since friday and there are concerns about 4th quarter earnings that will be coming in shortly. >> all right, pam. there is both concern and excitement about a big chunk of rock that will zoom real close to earth next month. and they are studying the cities high breast cancer rate.
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. welcome back. thousands are joining studies to find out why breast cancer rates here in the bay area are so high. they are focused on early exposure to chemicals. one study tracks women who were pregnant in 1959 and 1967. another focuses on contra costa, marin and san francisco counties. they are also -- researchers are also looking at lifestyle and diets. they are cracking down on thefts at vallejo schools. they were targeted christmas day. now the district superintendent
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told me the vallejo times set them up expecting the thieves to go back and finish the job. but a security guard was there and called the police. the school district reportedly tripped the alarms when wires were cut. they are trying to figure out what led up to a deadly accident where a woman crashed her car and ended up in upon. it happened on state highway 85. witnesses say the driver sped through a red light, hit a curb and went into the water. it took divers more than 40 minutes to find the woman but by the time they got to her it was too late. >> one firefighter tried to swim out at his own perfect writ trying to fine her, there was zero visibility and that was all he could do. >> they will look for any
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mechanical problems which led to the crash but they will also look into whether the woman experienced a medical a emergency. in menlo park, it has finally come through. it is on el comino royal. he said the deal went through after several incidents occurred there. several libraries are adapting to a new system after checking out e-books. it is now free and this friday library staff offered a class to download books. more classes are scheduled all over the county. nasa warns an asteroid will come the day after valentine's
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day. it is not considered a threat but it does bring the satellite further and the new telescope may be able to see it as well. >> we can see real quick. >> we do have a nice looking commute dave an auction see from these -- as you can see from these pictures, traffic is still light and it is a nice commute on 17 as well coming from santa cruz down to the valley and on the sunole grade traffic looks good heading south passed mission boulevard. here is steve. thanks sal, parts of the peninsular and also around the areas around the city some of these are reduced visibility and it will continue until 8:00 and some of that fog is
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holding up but 50s and very low 60s. over the weekend, 49ers learned they will be playing green bay packers and particular kits, why you -- tickets, why you may have problems getting them. and a man is accused of setting his girlfriend on fire and we have a unique description of the man 0 who police are looking for. plus a man was stabbed an injured what police are saying about the investigation. droid dna augmentation initiated.
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. well, good morning to you, i am dave clark. >> and i am pam cook, let's get a look at the weather. >> she is on it. >> i said rain later. people want to know. >> yes, people are already talking about it, it is getting cold but we are getting ahead of ourselves. watch out, 50s to near 60s, here is sal. a live look from our camera, and it is getting up to the 880 split, we are off to a nice start and san mateo bridge
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looks good heading out to the peninsular, it is 5:30 let's go back to the desk. a man was stabbed an injured while sitting in his car. janine de la vega has more on the investigation, good morning, jeanine. >> good morning, police tells us the stabbing is gang related. you can see the broken glass left from where his window was smashed. a friend said she found him walking up here to the apartment clutching himself and bleeding. >> reporter: now police say around 12:40 a.m. a man was sitting in his car when another vehicle pulled up and officers say the person broke the victim's window and stabbed him twice. several people heard all of the breaking glass and we spoke to the victim's friend who said she rode up right after it
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happened. >> he was just like trying to take the pain. he was not screaming, he was trying to take the pain, he was asking god, why right now? >> reporter: the man was taken to the hospital where he is suffering non-life threatening injuries and they are looking for a goodies description of the suspects and they say -- good description of the suspects and they say it is gang related. on this corner, this is common for people to drunk but the victim's friend said he was part of that group and insists he was innocent and said he did not tee serve to be stabbed. ktvu channel 2 morning news. a 16-year-old is recovering
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and she was shot at 10:30 across the street from the high school. police have not said what led up to that shooting. a san francisco woman who was set on fire is pleading for the suspect to turn himself in. coming up, who the police are searching for right now, alex? >> reporter: well the victim's family said this attack is hard for them to comprehend. this morning, this mother of three is hospitalized to both severe burns to her face and next after her boyfriend set her on fire during an argument. police are asking to you keep an eye out for this man, dexter all very. this attack happened in the bay view district. police say oliver used gas from one of the cancers at the
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couple's home. investigators say he doused his girlfriend with that gas and then set her on fire in the middle of the street. the victim is 25-year-old star lamar. the couple did have problems. >> they had problems but i didn't think it would go this far. >> reporter: the victim's sister said this fight began at lawn matt not far from their house. she wanted to leave their laundry there and he didn't like the idea which is when he got the cansster of gasoline. he has a unique haircut, a fish design on one side and a lightning bolt on the other. if you have seen him give him a call.
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and in the burn center, she is being treated although her family is optist mix dab optimistic she will make a full recovery. police are searching for suspects in the city's first homicide of 2013. the body was found outside of a home on tripoli avenue. the deadly shooting happened late saturday night. the police searching the area could not find anything, they heard a loud argument and then gunshots. >> we didn't know what happened. >> a couple of houses away i mean it is ridiculous. i never thought it would happen right there. like i said they are a real quiet family and there is no reason to believe it would
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happen. >> they sped away and right now there are no suspects police are telling us about and no word of a possible motive. the suspect in the movie massacre returns to court for the start of a week long preliminary hearing. he is charged with killing seven people and wounding self. he will make it the first official disclosure and they could make a plea deal to rule out the death penalty. hillary rodham clinton was hospitalized after finding out about a blood clot in her head. doctors discovered it following up on the concussion she suffered earlier in december. her first week back at work will be a busy one. she will be participating in the event of ahmed wali karzai visit. and at the state capital,
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the new make up of the state assembly and senate could have a significant impact on the kind of legislation that gets approved. it is a big night for college football plans. the number one ranked notre dame plays alabama and they will try to claim them and be the first school. they are the big surprise in this year's football and the fighting irish have even ranked at the start of the season. tickets go on sale for the big playoff game between the 49ers and green bay packers. you can get tickets starting at 10:00 but there is a cautioning, quantities will be very, very limited.
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an the 49ers and the packers will play at cancel stick 5:00 p.m. saturday and if you don't have tickets, all you have to do is plop yourself in front and the fox pre-a game show is at 4:30. >> sometimes that is the best entertainment. >> no worry about it. let's look at traffic, it is doing pretty well and if you are driving on highway 4 it is slow as you are going to antioch and also 680 is moving well south. west brown bridge, there are -- westbound bridge there are people showing up and if you are driving into livermore valley, traffic on the pass is getting slower and let remove the maps over and you can see there is activity on the road
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sensors and now let's go to steve. >> sal, i never lost a game from the couch either. good morning, patchy fog, reports from the city livermore, napa, maybe your backyard as well. warmer tomorrow and a dry forecast, and by thursday, friday, saturday, it will be a north wind and this does not look like much of a rain system, but we are setting up with the overnight lows and the dew point is bringing in fog. it has developed closer to the coast and bay as well and there are a lot of high clouds so we have partly cloudy skies and 30s and 40s on the temperatures. temperatures in antioch anywhere from 46 to 38. around pittsburgh it is 36 so
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take your pick. still that will give us a gray day, it is a dry pattern most of the week and i am concerned there could be fast moving showers thursday and friday and the big news, it looks to be a very brisk pattern as we go forward wednesday and thursday. patchy cold, a light breeze, we have that breeze in place and it might pick up, temperatures very low 50s and 60s, partly sunny skies to the south, warmer on tuesday and we start to see that system develop and it will slide in here and temperatures really take a plunge. so far the weekend looks good, very breezy and cool. thank you, time now 5:40, more information about a serial killer case, what we may here from the fbi later this morning. and this is interesting, the carpool ticket challenge in marin county, the unusual defense one man is using to
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facing breast cancer every year. visit to register or to request more information and receive a free 3-day bracelet today. it was 3 days of pure joy. ♪ and it's beautiful . welcome back, here is a look at your top stories we are following, police in san jose are investigating a stabbing that happened during the night. a 20-year-old man was sitting in his car in front of his apartment when another man drove up broke out his car window and stabbed him twice. police believe this is gang related. police are searching for a
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man accused of setting his girlfriend on fire. the victim is in the hospital and has life-threatening injuries. and president barack obama will announce he is nominating chuck hagel as the next secretary of defense. some republicans oppose hagel's nomination and accused him of being anti-israel. new this morning, a ship ran aground and has been floated from the rocks. now teams are trying to determine if the ship is in good enough condition to be towed a way to a protective bay. the ship ran a ground to be carrying the diesel but so far no sign of a spill. media will not be allowed to attend the trial of the five men accused of raping a woman
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aboard a bus. hundreds tried to get into the courtroom and that includes journalists from all over the world who are following the case. authorities have charged the men with rape and other crimes that could bring the death penalty and they are calling for tougher rape laws in india. they are discovering whether new remains have been found in san joaquin valley county. remains have already been found and they are believed to be from the convicted killer wesley howard shermantine. they were known as the speed freak killer and they have killed at least 20 people in the '80s and '90s. the man is david from san leandro. his car crashed into the center divider near the high street
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exit at 74 5:00 last night. he got out and tried to run across four lanes of traffic but he was hit by a car and killed. chp did stop and tried to help him and the cause of that crash is under investigation. a man crashed into two light poles early yesterday morning. the driver veered off the side of the road and flipped over. investigators want to know if the wet weather may have caused the crash. they say they don't think the driver was under the influence of either drugs or alcohol. and an oakland woman is reported missing friday morning has been found safe. about 10:30 police say 63-year- old gloria g was found. we have no other details yet. her husband reported her missing friday morning when she did not show up for work. lawmakers get to work with
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the majority and the session began as the new legislature was sworn in. democrats now have a house majority and can pass legislation with new taxes without any republican votes. and charged in marin county with an unusual defense. a man was ticketed for driving in the carpool lane alone. he plans to argue he was not alone because he had incorporation papers inside his car. they view corporations as people and he should not have been cited. he is fed up with the laws and he said if necessary he will take the case all the way to the supreme court. if you are willing to drive to the air force base, expect big traffic delays. westbound ramp will be closed
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from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 in the afternoon all week and doing maintenance work. keep heading west to the travis boulevard instead. they will be putting out detour signs and they are telling everybody give yourself more time if you have to get to the base. 5:47, sal has everything you need to know about traffic. >> we are starting in oakland and looking at the east bay commute where it is getting busier, this is 880 and 88 heading south -- 880 heading south and we have a crash near the corner of mission so watch for some slowed traffic in that area. westbound and we don't have a big delay heading into and fran on the bridge. you can see the road sensors
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are showing us a lot of slow traffic there and freeways are doing well and if you are driving to the south bay we are still off to a good start. 5:48 let's go to steve. sal, we have a lot of fog showing up into san francisco and down towards the peninsular in south bay and it is developing and will continue to do so and visibility can be very tough. watch out as it lifts the high clouds and just the higher clouds but it will give us a high cloud deck, mostly cloudy to the north. 30s and 40s on the temperatures and some of that is holding up but san jose and 34 napa, san rafael 36. so a lot of high clouds and it may make for a a breezy day. our low after 60s over the weekend and you can see clouds
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starting to take shape and pressure is building in a alaska and it will bring cold air over us and mainly thursday we will be much colder. until then we warm up tuesday and wednesday will be the transition day and it will usher in cold air for thursday. patchy fog, it's cold out there but kind of a damp cold fog and it may get back to that towards the end of the week. a few 50s and a few low 60s. there will be fog and maybe even lower 60s and turning colder, there could be splash and -- showers and lows will be definitely brisk. united airlines is the first to raise fares. united increased all of its domestic fares and so far only air canada have mapped it.
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usually low cost carriers such as jet blue don't match it and prices drop back to the airlines. they have made 15 attempts and only a few are stuck. many pilots are reaching the federally mandated age of 65 and it's also happening just as it is getting harder for younger pilots to step into the cockpit and new experience and rest rules go into effect in august. there are reports of two big bitters to buy names and trademarks. mexico based bill bowie makes thomass english muffins makes tasty cakes and nature's own bread. he is accused of mass murder but will he go on trial. why they may depend on testimony in court later today.
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plus sealing the deal for meals. and more on san francisco public schools, we will have more. stay with us.
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. all right, time now 5:54
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two men are charged with the deadly shootings of two teenage girls in oakland. they are expected to enter pleas and investigators say powell shot and killed raquel and bobby in november. edwards is being charged as an accessory to murder and he had wards was also charged in the case. the suspects did know the victims. a hearing will be held on whether the man charged with killing seven people at oikos university is mentally fit to stand trial a court appointed psychiatrist is set to stand court and they said, he was not competent to stand trial. lindsay lohan is due back in court today after being accused of hitting a woman at a
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nightclub in november. she faces misdemeanor a salt charges and she will learn whether prosecutors plan to move forward with the case. we are already hearing a little bit about what will be on display. they will produce their own handheld video cons sole. it has a 5-inch touch screen with other controls and clam shell design and until now, they have focused on chips and graphics to other manufacturers. and in san francisco's explore tore yum, they will go by the palace of fine arts. the move shoulding finished within the next two weeks and the floor story museum -- more are -- exploratory museum will be open in april. revolution foods was
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recently offered a contract to supply meals. all of their meals are cooked fresh daily with local ingredients and they do not contain corn syrup and nothing is fried or frozen. the healthier meals will cost 16 cents more than other meals. school lunches are definite lit better than when i was in school. >> we are getting closer, war are you starting? >> what was that mystery meat. >> good morning everybody, starting pam to answer your question, we are looking at southbound traffic getting up to highway 17 and it looks good and again this is when things start to change so i think you want to hang out and listen to my next few reports here because we have a few problems popping up. moving southbound on 17 there is a pedestrian accident on the
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corner of mission near 238 and the paramedics and fire department are there blocking some lanes. now let's go back to the desk. there was a stabbing just hours ago in san jose and we have the latest on the victim and what police believe was happening at the time of the crime. plus making san francisco's intersection safer, and it was just approved by lawmakers. temperatures will recover. we will have those details coming up in a few minutes.


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